Tracy Jones

Born in Cork, Ireland, Tracy started dancing at the age of five with Ballet Theatre Ireland. At 11, she went on to train at The Royal Ballet School. During her final year, she performed with the Royal Ballet in various ballets and joined them on their 2007 International tour to Mexico and the USA. Upon graduating, she joined the English National Ballet as an Artist where she performed in the UK and toured to Beijing, China. From 2008-2012, Tracy was a member of the Barcelona Ballet under the direction of Angel Corella, where she had the opportunity to dance various soloist and principal roles. Tracy joined Colorado Ballet in 2013.

Hometown:
Cork, Ireland

Dance training and awards:
Ballet Theatre Ireland
The Royal Ballet School
Won the Ursula Moreton choreographic competition and a finalist of the Young British Dancer of the Year in 2006

Joined Colorado Ballet:
2013

Promotions:
Promoted to Soloist in 2017

Selected roles and ballets:
Zulma in Giselle
Arabian in The Nutcracker
Summer Fairy in Ben Stevenson’s Cinderella
Principal couple in Sandra Brown's The Last Beat
Hermia and Scherzo Fairy in Christopher Wheeldon’s A Midsummer Night's Dream
Pas de Deux and 3rd Girl in Jerome Robbins’ Fancy Free
Effie in La Sylphide
Caterpillar in Septime Webre's ALICE (in wonderland)
The Muse in Dominic Walsh's Wolfgang (for Webb)
Gerald Arpino's Light Rain Pas de Deux
Pas de Trois and Big Swans in Swan Lake
Sea Witch in Lynne Taylor-Corbett’s The Little Mermaid
Dark Angel in George Balanchine’s Serenade
5th Pas de Deux in Jiří Kylián’s Petite Mort

More about Tracy:
In June 2013, Pointe Magazine named her one of the 10 “Stars in the Corps.”

Photos: Tracy Jones by Allen Birnbach, Tracy Jones, Chandra Kuykendall and Domenico Luciano by Mike Watson, Tracy Jones and Domenico Luciano by Mike Watson

 

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